Penalty for Dangerous Driving Occasioning GBH – Under the Influence | Section 52A(3)(a) Crimes Act NSW


The maximum penalty for the offence of “dangerous driving occasioning gbh – under the influence.”

According to the Judicial Commission of NSW, the actual penalties imposed for the offence are as follows:

  • Suspended Sentence: 32%
  • ICO: 21%
  • Section 9 Bond: 16%
  • Prison: 16%
  • CSO: 11%
  • Fine Only: 5%

The average prison sentence for the offence is 17.5 months imprisonment, and the average non-parole period (or minimum prison term that must be served) is 17.5 months in prison.